Wayne Rooney told a news conference that the England team were "obviously hurting" over their early knockout.
"I'm sure you can imagine it's quite tough and there are a long few days ahead for us," he said. "We have to pick ourselves up for this game on Tuesday go out fighting and show our pride."
"It's not a great feeling to go out after two days but we have to restore some pride back."
The latest addition to England's squad...Barack Obama
Are we sub-standard at grassroots? Or is it simply a lack of passion for the shirt? As ever, the answer seems a little more nuanced.
A Scotland fan spotted basking in England's World Cup demise alongside Uruguay fans told ITV he was "worried" his antics would "go viral".